[mythtv-users] Noticeable pixelation during playback since moving to 0.22?
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Sat Nov 28 17:32:54 UTC 2009
On 11/28/2009 10:46 AM, Rob S wrote:
> I found the exact same thing when I upgraded to 0.22. I run about the same
> front end as you (except with less memory). It looks like they tweaked the
> default playback profiles so it looks like crap now for some reason on the
> mac front end. I haven't tried out every option but setting it to opengl
> for the video renderer and opengl2 for the OSD.
> Does anyone else have any insight into what the default playback profile was
> for 0.21?
The playback profile group definitions have never changed since they
The default for someone creating a new database has been Normal since
Normal was added. However, due to a bug in the settings that will get
thrown away with the rest of the settings code when settings are
converted to mythui, CPU+ ends up selected on a new database. CPU+ is
one of the worst ones you could choose.
IMHO, anyone using any CPU++, CPU+, or CPU-- without any specific reason
to do so should switch to Slim. If that works, then they can play with
other selections/definitions. Feel free to try Normal, but Slim is
basically the most-likely-to-be-useful-on-most-systems playback profile
If you had a database that already had a chosen playback profile group,
it did not change at all.
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